Please ensure Javascript is enabled for purposes of website accessibility

Tag Archives: U.S. Attorney’s Office

Four men facing drug charges

A federal grand jury has indicted four men on drug trafficking charges. Charged with conspiring to possess with intent to distribute, and distributing, five kilograms or more of cocaine are: David Washington, a/k/a Dirty Dave, a/k/a Dirt, a/k/a Wavy Davey, ...

Read More »

Major drug dealers convicted

Two men connected to the El Chapo Mexican drug cartel have been convicted of drug charges in Buffalo. After an eight week trial, a federal jury convicted Herman E. Aguirre, of Brea, Calif., and Troy R. Gillon, of Lockport, Niagara ...

Read More »

Eight arrested on drug charges

Federal prosecutors have charged eight people for involvement in a drug trafficking operation. The defendants have been charged with conspiracy to distribute five kilograms or more of cocaine, and one kilogram or more of heroin. They are facing a minimum ...

Read More »

Father-son duo admit to 17 robberies

A Buffalo man has admitted to helping his son commit 17 robberies. Duane Loyd, 47, pleaded guilty Thursday before U.S. District Court Judge Richard J. Arcara to bank robbery and brandishing a firearm. He’s facing a mandatory minimum penalty of ...

Read More »

Pediatrician admits child porn charge

A Wayne County pediatrician has admitted to child pornography charges. Dr. David Blasczak, 69, of Newark, pleaded guilty before U.S. District Court Judge Charles J. Siragusa to three counts of receiving child pornography. Blasczak is facing a maximum penalty of ...

Read More »

Boy Scouts employee faces child porn charge

A Wayne County man has been arrested on a federal child porn charge. Russell Ruth, 34, of Lyons, has been charged with possession of child pornography, according to the U.S. Attorney’s Office. Ruth, who worked for the Boy Scouts of ...

Read More »